Original
27 Ratings
Columbia Crest H3 Chardonnay Horse Heaven Hills

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

White

Wine Description

(2007 Vintage) Aromatics of slight mineral, apple, pear and caramelized sugar open this elegant, medium-bodied Chardonnay. The balanced palate of pineapple and coconut leads to a seductive, creamy vanilla finish. The mild winter allowed the vines to remain in good shape throughout the cold months. In May, one to two weeks before bloom, temperatures spiked to 100 degrees for about a week. The heat spike led to a smaller canopy which allowed for more light penetration, and contributed to good flavor development i...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/08/2012